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From TheJournal.ie Pat Hickey and other key figures criticised for not cooperating with Rio ticketing probe Ticketing Scandal

Pat Hickey and other key figures criticised for not cooperating with Rio ticketing probe

The 226-page report into the ticketing scandal has been published online this afternoon.

From The42 Watch: Emotional Mo Farah insists he is a clean athlete Indignation This post contains videos

Watch: Emotional Mo Farah insists he is a clean athlete

The British athlete also confirmed his intention to rebrand as ‘Mohamed’.

From TheJournal.ie Shane Ross: 'We can still hold statutory inquiry into Rio ticketing affair' 2016 Olympics

Shane Ross: 'We can still hold statutory inquiry into Rio ticketing affair'

A report on the ticket scandal is due to be published today.

From The42 Olympic swimmer who was involved in false robbery claims returns to the pool after 10-month ban Back In The Water

Olympic swimmer who was involved in false robbery claims returns to the pool after 10-month ban

Ryan Lochte was at the centre of a scandal during the Rio Games last year.

From The42 Paris set for 2024 Olympics as LA agrees to wait until 2028 Get In Line

Paris set for 2024 Olympics as LA agrees to wait until 2028

It will be the first Olympic Games in the US since the Salt Lake City hosted the winter edition in 2002.

'I'm a fighter, but this fight got me' - Irish Olympian Reid calls time on her career

The triathlete has announced she is retiring from the sport due to injuries.

From The42 RTÉ lost €20m last year covering 'onerous' events like the Olympics and the Euros Media And Arts

RTÉ lost €20m last year covering 'onerous' events like the Olympics and the Euros

The public broadcaster said it was a ‘challenging’ financial period.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ lost €20m last year covering 'onerous' events like the Olympics and 1916 commemorations No Cash In The Static

RTÉ lost €20m last year covering 'onerous' events like the Olympics and 1916 commemorations

The public broadcaster said it was a ‘challenging’ financial period.

From The42 Olympic gold medalist ingested banned substance from kissing his girlfriend Bad Kisses

Olympic gold medalist ingested banned substance from kissing his girlfriend

American athlete Gil Roberts was cleared of doping after kissing his girlfriend.

From TheJournal.ie 'I think the sky is the limit': Shane Ross says Ireland should 'think about' hosting the Olympics Minister For The Olympics

'I think the sky is the limit': Shane Ross says Ireland should 'think about' hosting the Olympics

Meanwhile, Fine Gael senator Frank Feighan said Ireland should look into hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

From The42 Mixed-gender events approved for 2020 Olympic Games Equality

Mixed-gender events approved for 2020 Olympic Games

Men and women will compete together in the 4x400m relay, swimming, archery, judo and cycling in Tokyo.

From The42 Lochte considered suicide after Rio Olympics scandal Rio 2016

Lochte considered suicide after Rio Olympics scandal

The Olympic swimmer said he hit his lowest point in the wake of the controversy.

From The42 From Olympic heartbreak to bill-topping professional boxer Lilywhite Lightning This post contains videos

From Olympic heartbreak to bill-topping professional boxer

Eric “Lilywhite Lightning” Donovan has set his sights on being European champion.

From TheJournal.ie Annalise Murphy among athletes who are returning their Olympic medals Rusting

Annalise Murphy among athletes who are returning their Olympic medals

Some of the Olympic medals are rusting, flaking and turning black.

From The42 Men and women competing in the same event at the Olympics could soon be a reality Idea

Men and women competing in the same event at the Olympics could soon be a reality

The initiative is reportedly being considered to ramp up interest in athletics.

From TheJournal.ie 'Walking out at the Maracana brought a tear to me eye. I never had those moments with GB' Green Blood

'Walking out at the Maracana brought a tear to me eye. I never had those moments with GB'

Ollie Dingley is an Irish athlete, he’s proud to represent Ireland and has once again reiterated his desire to put Ireland on the diving map.

From The42 One of Ireland's greatest-ever athletes on 'never retiring' Addiction

One of Ireland's greatest-ever athletes on 'never retiring'

Catherina McKiernan tells The42 about how running has shaped her life since childhood.

From The42 'Walking out at the Maracana brought a tear to me eye. I never had those moments with GB' Green Blood

'Walking out at the Maracana brought a tear to me eye. I never had those moments with GB'

Ollie Dingley is an Irish athlete, he’s proud to represent Ireland and has once again reiterated his desire to put Ireland on the diving map.

From The42 Doping should be made a criminal offence - Paula Radcliffe Drastic Action

Doping should be made a criminal offence - Paula Radcliffe

The former Olympian outlined her reasons for the proposed action on BBC radio.

From The42 ‘I’d built up so much pride off the Olympics and then here I was… Like a complete novice!’ Interview

‘I’d built up so much pride off the Olympics and then here I was… Like a complete novice!’

Irish rower Claire Lambe chats to The42 about helping Cambridge win the Boat Race and getting used to life after Rio 2016.

From The42 IAAF may consider removing Rob Heffernan's event from Olympic programme Tokyo 2020

IAAF may consider removing Rob Heffernan's event from Olympic programme

The international governing body are reviewing its athletics programme in London next week.

From The42 Wiggins vows to 'shock a few people' over doping claims Claim

Wiggins vows to 'shock a few people' over doping claims

The former Team Sky rider added he would have “a lot to say” when UK Anti-Doping finished its investigation.

From The42 'We didn't achieve what we had set out to do - we'd like to win in Tokyo, it's not a big secret' Pull Like A Dog

'We didn't achieve what we had set out to do - we'd like to win in Tokyo, it's not a big secret'

The O’Donovan brothers talk the Rio and the past, how they feel about their media portrayal and what’s coming up next.

From The42 Olympics: Paris and LA interested in 2024 Games only Five Ring Circus

Olympics: Paris and LA interested in 2024 Games only

The consolation prize of the 2028 Olympic Games is of no interest to Paris and Los Angeles.

From The42 Wada welcomes Putin's comments on Russia anti-doping system Softening

Wada welcomes Putin's comments on Russia anti-doping system

The Russian president says they must heed the demands of the McLaren report.

From The42 Phelps: I've never been in clean international race Doping

Phelps: I've never been in clean international race

Speaking at a US congressional hearing, Phelps said home races were fine though.

From TheJournal.ie Legendary Soviet gymnast sells Olympic medals to 'save her from starvation' Sparrow Of Minsk

Legendary Soviet gymnast sells Olympic medals to 'save her from starvation'

Korbut, 61, captured the imagination of the sporting world with her spellbinding displays in Munich.

And then there were two - Paris and LA to battle to host 2024 Olympics after Budapest drops out

The announcement will be made on 13 September.

From TheJournal.ie It cost over €12,000 to send Shane Ross to deal with Rio ticket controversy Rio 2016

It cost over €12,000 to send Shane Ross to deal with Rio ticket controversy

Ross admitted on his return that Pat Hickey ‘ate him for breakfast’

From The42 Balancing 30+ hours of training a week and a full-time college degree: Ireland's most promising triathlete Fitness
From TheJournal.ie New OCI president hopes €800,000 spent on Rio ticketing scandal will be "investment" Sarah Keane

New OCI president hopes €800,000 spent on Rio ticketing scandal will be "investment"

Sarah Keane was elected as president of the OCI last Thursday.

From The42 Sarah Keane elected as the new president of the OCI OCI

Sarah Keane elected as the new president of the OCI

The CEO of Swim Ireland will take over from acting president Willie O’Brien, who replaced Pat Hickey last summer.

From The42 Women's relay team the latest Russian athletes to be stripped of Olympic medals Not So Fast

Women's relay team the latest Russian athletes to be stripped of Olympic medals

Antonina Krivoshapka has been disqualified from the London Olympics.

From The42 OCI reverse decision to ban media from presidential elections Reversal

OCI reverse decision to ban media from presidential elections

The Olympic Council of Ireland elections have traditionally been open to the press.

From The42 Boxing legend De la Hoya arrested on suspicion of drunk driving Problems

Boxing legend De la Hoya arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

The star was pulled over around 2 a.m. in Pasadena, northeast of downtown Los Angeles

From The42 Bolt stripped of 2008 Olympic relay gold after Jamaica team-mate tests positive Doping

Bolt stripped of 2008 Olympic relay gold after Jamaica team-mate tests positive

Nesta Carter was caught after the re-testing of blood and urine samples from the Beijing Games.

From The42 British double Olympic champion follows Katie Taylor into pro boxing Switch Hitting

British double Olympic champion follows Katie Taylor into pro boxing

Nicola Adams will make her debut in April.

From The42 Rory McIlroy admits he is unlikely to compete at the 2020 Olympics Olympics

Rory McIlroy admits he is unlikely to compete at the 2020 Olympics

The 27-year-old did not travel to the Rio Olympics earlier this year.

From The42 Irish Olympic sailor Saskia Tidey switches to Team GB ahead of Tokyo 2020 Jumping Ship

Irish Olympic sailor Saskia Tidey switches to Team GB ahead of Tokyo 2020

Having represented Ireland at Rio, she qualifies to race for Britain through her father.

From The42 'It was crazy and wonderful' - Skibbereen rowing club and their 2016 Olympic heroes O'donovan Brothers

'It was crazy and wonderful' - Skibbereen rowing club and their 2016 Olympic heroes

The West Cork club that spawned one of the stories of the sporting year.